Police are looking for a suspect after a student was injured in an on-campus hit-and-run at the intersection of West Grace and North Belvedere Streets Sunday night.
In a statement, police said the woman was crossing Belvedere in a crosswalk at 10:24 p.m. when a vehicle struck her as it turned on Belvedere from Grace Street, the vehicle did not stop after it struck the woman.
Police were able to identify the vehicle, a 2017 Ford Escape, until it reached Leigh Street. The manufacturer gave police the indication the vehicle is likely is red or orange.
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The student was taken to the VCU Medical Center for treatment. Her condition is unknown.
Detectives are asking that anyone with additional information contact police at (804) 828-1196.
Fadel Allassan Contributing Writer